The Ard Ri House Hotel is situated in the historic town of Tuam, surrounded by low green fields and ancient stone walls offering guests a truly relaxing and tranquil experience, it invites you to enjoy a welcome, hospitality and service, last savoured in the time of ancient Irish kings. The hotel as a wonderful central location that allows guests to explore some of the charming nearby Galway towns such as Claregalway, Loughrea and Ballinasloe and Galway City and it's airport not more than 30 minutes away.
This charming hotel features a range of 51 spacious hotel bedrooms, styled with modern guests in mind; along with a great selection of facilities and services, which are all complimented by the friendly and helpful staff that can help with any assistance you might require. The hotel is an ideal choice if you are looking to host special events or business occasions with a number of conference suites, banquet space and small meeting rooms along with option packages that will help to make the perfect event. There also some great places to relax or dine at the hotel with a spacious foyer with a cosy fireplace, a restaurant and a bar featuring live entertainment at the weekends. Additional services at the hotel also include rooms/facilities for disabled guests, free Wi-Fi, free private parking and a 24-hour front desk.
Distance from Airport:
The 51 individually decorated hotel bedrooms offer a variety of accommodation that includes spacious family rooms, rooms with disabled facilities and the luxurious bridal suite. Each of the rooms are furnished to a high standard and are well-appointed with a range of modern amenities including: TV - telephone - laundry/dry cleaning services - internet access - laptop safe - tea/coffee maker - en suite bathroom - hair dryer - room service - child services/babysitting.
Location and Resort:
The beautiful countryside surrounding Galway offers many sights and opportunities for relaxing activities with the low green hills perfect for the several 18-hole golf courses. There are also some attractive green areas that are perfect to explore and go hiking such as the Western Way and the Tocher Valley or there are several green parks nearby including the peaceful woodlands of Rinville Park near Oranmore, or Coole Park near Gort. The Galway area is also popular for a variety of equestrian events such as horse fairs, racing, pony-trekking along with riding schools and even a museum. For some thrilling entertainment you can try the nearby Pallas Karting track or for some fun attractions the whole family can enjoy there are several animal parks not far away including the Turoe Pet Farm and the Graune Pet Farm and Play Centre, which also offers a variety of indoor and outdoor activities great for kids.
Eating and Drinking:
The Kiltevna Restaurant with its contemporary and pleasant ambience is the perfect place to enjoy some fine dining whether it is an intimate meal for two, a business occasion or family celebration. The chefs prepare a wonderful menu with a fusion of classical and modern cuisine along with a great selection of carefully chosen wines that compliment every meal.
For a pleasant and casual place to relax with friends or family there is the spacious Dick Dowling Bar located in the front of the hotel. The bar features an attractive daily carvery serving a selection of fine local produce as well as a varied bar menu of light meals and snacks making it a great choice to enjoy a casual lunch. You can also watch your favourite sporting events or enjoy the live music and ballads at the weekends.
The hotel does not have a swimming pool.
If you are looking for a relaxing getaway in the beautiful Irish countryside of Galway then the Ard Ri House would be an ideal choice, with its cosy rooms and pleasant facilities all in a great central location that helps to ensure a memorable stay.
Individuals, couples, families and groups